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Hooks Home Tuesday-Friday
Homage to Clarkie, Clydesdales Highlight Series
04/24/2013 3:08 PM ET
A Dave Clark Garden Gnome giveaway presented by CPL Retail Energy and Bud Light Friday Fireworks highlight the Hooks-RockHounds series.
A Dave Clark Garden Gnome giveaway presented by CPL Retail Energy and Bud Light Friday Fireworks highlight the Hooks-RockHounds series. 

CORPUS CHRISTI - Where'd that cool blast come from?

Here we sit on April 24 in the mid-50s at mid-day. Whoever heard of such a thing?

Ah… but by the time your Corpus Christi Hooks return to Whataburger Field next Tuesday, it'll be back in the low- to mid-80s!

That's not the only reason to make a game at 734 East Port April 30-May 3. Here's a look at it all, night-by-night:

Tuesday, April 30, Midland RockHounds @ Hooks, 7:05 p.m. (gates open 5:30)
•Half-Price Group Night, presented by AutoNation; call 361-561-HOOK (4665) to learn more.
•If you're a member of Hooks Nation, Kleberg Bank Social Media Night brings $5 reserved-seat tickets.
•It's Aransas Pass Night with discounted tickets for AP residents. Show your photo ID at the box office or if you have a group of 20-plus, call Andy Steavens at 361-561-4677.
•Champion of the Homestand is CCFD Officer John Keller, who'll throw out the ceremonial first pitch.
•National Anthem by Samantha Asbury.
Media partners: Grande Communications and SportsRadio Corpus Christi

Wednesday, May 1, RockHounds @ Hooks, 7:05 p.m. (gates open 5:30)
•Whataburger Family Day, buy a ticket for yourself and get your kid's ticket free!
•Donate your gently-used Hooks clothing item to Goodwill near the main gates at the giant Whataburger fry box. In exchange, you'll get a new Hooks t-shirt, ticket voucher and special Whataburger coupon offer!
•Stroke Awareness Night; visit the information table on the concourse.
•Relay for Life Night benefits the American Cancer Society. Contact Amanda Pruett at 361-561-4697 to learn more.
•National Anthem by Stephen F. Austin Elementary School Choir of Gregory.
Radio partner: KFTX-FM

Thursday, May 2, RockHounds @ Hooks, 7:05 p.m. (gates open 5:30)
•The first 2,500 fans take home a Dave Clark Garden Gnome from CPL Retail Energy. Dave was the Hooks' first manager (2005-07); now he's first-base coach of the Houston Astros.
•The Hooks wear blue camo jerseys; a postgame on-line auction benefits the USO.
•Thirsty Thursday (discounted soda and beer), from Stripes.
•After 8:30 a.m. on the 4th, go to the Stripes Facebook Page at to learn the Stripes Thirsty Thursday Word of the Day. Later that day or night, repeat the word at the Whataburger Field box office and receive a free Hooks Thirsty Thursday reserved-seat or general admission ticket for each Thirsty Thursday ticket purchased.
•National Anthem by Just Jammin' Quartet.
•Scrubs Night with discounted tickets for medical professionals. Call Jeff Mackor at 361-561-4678 for details.
•Oil & Gas Industry Night, contact Brad Crabtree at 361-561-4686.
•College Night, show your student or faculty/staff ID at the box office for discounted tickets.
Media partners: Classic Rock 104.5 FM and Time Warner Cable

Friday, May 3, RockHounds @ Hooks, 7:05 p.m. (gates open 5:30)
•Enjoy Friday Fireworks postgame, presented by Bud Light.
•See the world-famous Budweiser Clydesdales in a post-game parade around the warning track.
•National Anthem by Everman High School Band.
•Sign up at Guest Services to compete in the Texas Lottery Scratch-Off Dance-Off.

Media partners: K-99 and KIII-TV3

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